As a teenager Isabella was a STEPS Youth Dance Company member. She then trained and completed her BA in Dance at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts in 2009, continuing her studies with LINK Dance Company during 2010.
As a performer Isabella has worked with choreographers Sue Peacock, Aimee Smith, Bianca Martin, Didier Theron, Tyrone Robinson, Alice-Lee Holland, Emma Fishwick, Shona Erskine and Laura Boynes (Praxis) and is an ensemble member of Tasdance 2017 recently performing work by JukStaPoz.
Parallel to performance Isabella is pursuing interests and curiosities in choreography. Her first produced work mouseprint premiered at the STCWA and she has also created works for STEPS Youth Dance Company, WAAPA and LINK Dance Company as well as short works for Strut dance’s shortcuts season, Tasdance’s BREW and is currently working with the Co3 Act-Belong-Commit Co:Youth Ensemble.
Isabella has been a part of extensive residency programs in Oulu, Finland, at the Bundanon Trust NSW and a TRIP residency supported by Tasdance. Isabella was the 2014 recipient of the West Australian Dance Award Emerging Artist.
We welcome Isabella as one of our teaching artists to our Act-Belong-Commit Co:Youth Ensemble.